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COMMENTARY: Australian Open showcased the best in tennis

COMMENTARY: Australian Open showcased the best in tennis

Jessica Bonacci, News Editor

This year’s Australian Open was one that will be remembered for its all-star matchups and surprising results. The women’s singles final was a battle of the Williams...

February 16

BREAKING: Marywood Athletics to add men’s and women’s rugby teams

BREAKING: Marywood Athletics to add men’s and women’s rugby teams

February 14

It’s official. Marywood University will introduce a competitive rugby program...

COMMENTARY: Fandom in sports is a very complex concept

COMMENTARY: Fandom in sports is a very complex concept

February 13

It has been about a month since the former San Diego Chargers announced their...

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Recent Sports Scores

  • Wednesday, February 15

    Men's Basketball

    Marywood University Pacers Keystone College

  • Saturday, February 4

    Men's Basketball

    Marywood University Pacers 43 - Cairn University 57

  • Saturday, February 4

    Women's Basketball

    Marywood University Pacers 73 - Cairn University 35

  • Saturday, February 4

    Track & Field

    Marywood University Pacers No team scoring

  • Wednesday, February 1

    Men's Basketball

    Marywood University Pacers 70 - Clarks Summit University 49

  • Wednesday, February 1

    Women's Basketball

    Marywood University Pacers 83 - Clarks Summit University 31

  • Saturday, January 28

    Swimming & Diving

    Marywood University Pacers 6th place (105) of 6 teams

  • Saturday, January 28

    Track & Field

    Marywood University Pacers No team scoring

  • Saturday, January 28

    Women's Basketball

    Marywood University Pacers 66 - Notre Dame of Maryland University 46

  • Saturday, January 28

    Men's Basketball

    Marywood University Pacers 62 - Rosemont College 86

MU’s only Coffeehouse gives students a chance to shine

MU’s only Coffeehouse gives students a chance to shine

Bethany Wade, Asst. Photography Editor

For one night only this semester, Student Activities Crew (SAC) gave Marywood students a chance to perform on stage. Students and faculty attended SAC’s MU Coffeehouse...

February 19

Marywood students open up anonymously for the first time

Marywood students open up anonymously for the first time

February 14

Group Spotlight: Pour Four

Group Spotlight: Pour Four

February 8

Bayleaf Live features student art and literature

Bayleaf Live features student art and literature

February 7

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NEWS BRIEF: Catalytic converters stolen from cars in campus lots

NEWS BRIEF: Catalytic converters stolen from cars in campus lots

Kaitlyn O’Meara, Assistant News Editor

Marywood students, faculty and staff received an email from Mike Finegan on Tuesday, Feb. 14 alerting them of the thefts of catalytic converters from cars in campus parking...

February 16

Recent News Stories

Provost, VP of Business Affairs discuss semester plans

Provost, VP of Business Affairs discuss semester plans

February 9

Last semester began with a change in administration. This semester followed suit. Dr. Susan Turell stepped into her new role as Provost on the first...

NEWS BRIEF: Marywood alumni named Service Professionals of the Year

NEWS BRIEF: Marywood alumni named Service Professionals of the Year

February 9

Rachel Hoyt-Chiara and Marilee Sobrinski, both Marywood alumni who received their Master of Science degrees in Speech-Language Pathology in 2012, were...

Grammy Awards in review: nominees, winners and performers

Grammy Awards in review: nominees, winners and performers

Margaret Scott, Asst. A&E Editor

Music’s biggest night was the 59th Grammy Awards, which celebrated all of the greatest music from 2016. With show-stopping performances, various comedic bits from host James...

February 17

Anne Eats: Sevda Cafe

Anne Eats: Sevda Cafe

February 16

On Screen Presents: Indiana Jones and the Sequel of Doom

On Screen Presents: Indiana Jones and the Sequel of Doom

February 16

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OPINION: Marywood should rebrand in 2017

OPINION: Marywood should rebrand in 2017

Paul Capoccia, Asst. Opinion Editor

Marywood ended 2016 with many potential changes in mind following the release of the final Strategic Resource Allocation (SRA) report in late November. As the university proceeds through 2017, it needs to reevaluate its b...

February 14

Our Opinion: Students are more important than sidewalks

Our Opinion: Students are more important than sidewalks

February 11

OPINION: Politics has a partisan problem

OPINION: Politics has a partisan problem

February 11

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